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Church Services in Tideswell Parish during August 2020

On behalf of Churches Together in Tideswell we continue to take ‘Small steps out of Lock-down’ with a series of short, reflective Communion Services during August. All are welcome at any of the following services.

Each Sunday in August, 9.30am, at St John the Baptist Church, Tideswell

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23rd August, 11am, St John’s Cressbrook

Covid-19 safety guidelines, including social distancing, hand sanitising and contact tracing regulations, will apply.

Sunday Zoom Service at 12noon will continue, contact the Vicarage for more details.

New Stained Glass Window Installed at Cressbrook

IMG_0263A beautiful stained glass window, designed and donated by Jeff Perks and made by Dave Griffin, was installed in Cressbrook Church on 3rd June 2020. We look forward to being able to celebrate when Church is open again.

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Resources while church buildings are closed

Although our church buildings have been closed, the Church remains alive and active in our homes and communities. As we explore the best way to gradually open church buildings in line with current guidance, the following resources will continue to be available…

  • In Tideswell Parish, we pray for our communities, nation and wider world at 12noon every day. Join in from your own home, a simple order of service is available if it would help you.
  • Text prayer requests to 07976 920603, these will be included in daily prayer at the Vicarage
  • Explore reflections on Easter themes on our Facebook Page (St John the Baptist Church, Tideswell).
  • Find out more about our weekly Zoom Service for Tideswell Parish held at 12noon each Sunday.
  • Details of other local, online services can be found at derby.anglican.org/streams  
  • Prayer and worship resources are also available at www.churchofengland.org especially if you are isolating at home.
  • Ring 0800 8048044 for a free telephone line which offers favourite hymns and prayers with a short daily reflection.
  • Don’t forget resources on the BBC, including Songs of Praise.

Contact the Vicarage for more information (01298 871317) or tideswellvicar@gmail.com

 

Daily Hope 2020

A free telephone line of hymns, reflections and prayers available during the lockdown. Simply ring 0800 8048044 to hear comforting hymns,  prayers and a daily reflection.

 

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Tideswell and District Covid 19 Mutual Aid Group

Support available from Tideswell and District Covid 19 Mutual Aid Group for local people needing practical help or at risk of isolation during the present crisis.

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Supporting Buxton Food Bank

Buxton Food Bank is needed more than ever at the moment.

Money donations are most helpful where possible and can be made on their website:  www.highpeakfoodbank.co.uk.

Food and other items, especially UHT milk, tinned meat and biscuits,  should be donated via local supermarkets who have arrangements in place for collection or dropping off.

Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

Covid 19 Update: Tideswell Church Open Daily

Following recent government guidance, St John The Baptist Church in Tideswell image006will now open every day from 10am-4pm. A welcoming space for anyone needing sanctuary, a quiet moment or private prayer.  Please follow the directions in the building. 

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St Anne’s Church, Miller’s Dale.

St Anne’s Church is now a Festival Church, with services taking place at Harvest, Christmas, Easter and Summer Well Decorating. Please contact the Vicarage in Tideswell (01298 871317) if you want to arrange to visit this beautiful Church at other times. 

St Anne's Millers Dale